Summary: Any form of psychotherapy designed to produce therapeutic change within a minimal amount of time, generally not more than 20 sessions.
Publications226 found, 100 shown here
- What makes self-help interventions effective in the management of depressive symptoms? Meta-analysis and meta-regressionJudith Gellatly
Department of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Visiting, University of Manchester, UK
Psychol Med 37:1217-28. 2007..e. moderators of effect). This study sought to determine whether the content of self-help interventions, the study populations or aspects of study design were the most important moderators...
- A brief psycho-educational group intervention for postnatal depressionKyla L Honey
Cardiff University, UK
Br J Clin Psychol 41:405-9. 2002..To evaluate the efficacy of a controlled psycho-educational group (PEG) intervention for postnatal depression, compared with Routine Primary Care (RPC)...
- Brief cognitive therapy for panic disorder: a randomized controlled trialD M Clark
Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
J Consult Clin Psychol 67:583-9. 1999..Patients' initial expectation of therapy success was negatively correlated with posttreatment panic-anxiety. Cognitive measures at the end of treatment predicted panic-anxiety at 12-month follow-up...
- Brief psychotherapy at the bedside: countering demoralization from medical illnessJames L Griffith
Burns Building, 8th Floor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The George Washington University Medical Center, 2150 Pennsylvania Ave, N W, Washington, DC 20037, USA
Psychosomatics 46:109-16. 2005..Illustrative cases show how such focused interviewing can help patients cope assertively by mobilizing existential postures of resilience, such as hope, agency, and communion with others...
- A randomized trial of a brief mental health intervention for primary care patientsAriel J Lang
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 74:1173-9. 2006..The treatment was well accepted by patients. This study provides good preliminary evidence for the effectiveness of this intervention...
- A meta-analysis of randomized trials of behavioural treatment of depressionD Ekers
Tees Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Trust University of York Department of Health Sciences, The Health Centre, Newcastle Road, Chester le Street, Co Durham, UK
Psychol Med 38:611-23. 2008..This systematic review sought to identify all randomized trials of behavioural therapy for depression, determine the effect of such interventions and examine any moderators of such effect...
- Brief therapy in college counseling and mental healthS Cooper
Valparaiso University, Indiana, USA
J Am Coll Health 48:21-8. 1999..General conclusions about brief therapy in college settings and recommendations for research on furthering use of these approaches are offered...
- Brief alcohol interventions: do counsellors' and patients' communication characteristics predict change?Jacques Gaume
Alcohol Treatment Centre, Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
Alcohol Alcohol 43:62-9. 2008..To identify communication characteristics of patients and counsellors during brief alcohol intervention (BAI) which predict changes in alcohol consumption 12 months later...
- A pilot study of two-day cognitive-behavioral therapy for panic disorderBrett Deacon
Department of Psychology, University of Wyoming, Dept 3415, 1000 E University Ave, Laramie, WY 82071, USA
Behav Res Ther 44:807-17. 2006..Most patients (60%) were panic-free after treatment and evidenced normative levels of symptomatology at follow-up. The present study suggests that brief, intensive treatment may be an effective means of delivering CBT for PD...
- Economic evaluation of interventions for problem drinking and alcohol dependence: cost per QALY estimatesDuncan Mortimer
Centre for Health Economics, Faculty of Business and Economics, Monash University, VIC 3800, Australia
Alcohol Alcohol 40:549-55. 2005....
- Manualized supportive-expressive psychotherapy versus nonmanualized community-delivered psychodynamic therapy for patients with personality disorders: bridging efficacy and effectivenessBo Vinnars
Department of Psychiatry, M56, Huddinge University Hospital, S 146 81 Stockholm, Sweden
Am J Psychiatry 162:1933-40. 2005..Time-limited manualized dynamic psychotherapy was compared with community-delivered psychodynamic therapy for outpatients with personality disorders...
- Brief alcohol intervention for general hospital inpatients: a randomized controlled trialJennis Freyer-Adam
Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald, Institute of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Walther Rathenau Str 48, 17487 Greifswald, Germany
Drug Alcohol Depend 93:233-43. 2008..To test the effectiveness of a brief alcohol intervention among non-dependent general hospital inpatients with alcohol problems, delivered by either a specialized liaison service or hospital physicians...
- Short-term dynamic psychotherapies in the treatment of major depressionAllan Abbass
Can J Psychiatry 47:193; author reply 193-4. 2002
- The efficacy of motivational interviewing as a brief intervention for excessive drinking: a meta-analytic reviewEirini I Vasilaki
University of Wales, Bangor, UK
Alcohol Alcohol 41:328-35. 2006..1) To examine whether or not motivational interviewing (MI) is more efficacious than no intervention in reducing alcohol consumption; (2) to examine whether or not MI is as efficacious as other interventions...
- Validity of controlled clinical trials of psychotherapy: findings from the NIMH Treatment of Depression Collaborative Research ProgramJ Stuart Ablon
Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, 02114, USA
Am J Psychiatry 159:775-83. 2002....
- Effectiveness of time-limited psychotherapy for minor psychiatric disorders: randomised controlled trial evaluating immediate v. long-term effectsSergio Luis Blay
Department of Psychiatry, Federal University of Sao Paulo UNIFESP, Rua Botucatu 740, CEP 04023 900, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Br J Psychiatry 180:416-22. 2002..Psychotherapy research rarely has studied outcome in the longer term...
- Clinical significance and predictors of treatment response to cognitive-behavior therapy for insomnia secondary to chronic painShawn R Currie
University of Ottawa, School of Psychology, Addiction Centre, Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
J Behav Med 25:135-53. 2002..These results suggest that patients with insomnia secondary to chronic medical conditions can be helped with cognitive-behavior therapy, although most individuals continue to have mild or subthreshold sleep problems at posttreatment...
- Effectiveness of teaching general practitioners skills in brief cognitive behaviour therapy to treat patients with depression: randomised controlled trialMichael King
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Royal Free Campus, London NW3 2PF
BMJ 324:947-50. 2002..To assess the effectiveness of teaching general practitioners skills in brief cognitive behaviour therapy...
- A primer on referring patients for psychotherapyScott M Bea
Section of General and Health Psychology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH 44195, USA
Cleve Clin J Med 69:113-4, 117-8, 120-2, 125-7. 2002..Finding a good "fit" between patient and therapist is crucial to a good outcome. We discuss which psychotherapeutic techniques are appropriate for various emotional problems and the advantages and disadvantages of each...
- Evaluation of a single-session expectancy challenge intervention to reduce alcohol use among college studentsCathy Lau-Barraco
Department of Psychology, University of Central Florida, USA
Psychol Addict Behav 22:168-75. 2008....
- Randomized, controlled trial of the effectiveness of short-term dynamic psychotherapy and cognitive therapy for cluster C personality disordersMartin Svartberg
Department of Psychiatry, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
Am J Psychiatry 161:810-7. 2004..This study compared the effectiveness of short-term dynamic psychotherapy and cognitive therapy for outpatients with cluster C personality disorders...
- Healing traumatizing provider interactions among women through short-term group therapyDianna Spies Sorenson
Department of Graduate Nursing, College of Nursing, Box 2275, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD 57007, USA
Arch Psychiatr Nurs 17:259-69. 2003....
- Brief intervention for co-occurring anxiety and depression in primary care: a pilot studyAriel J Lang
VA San Diego Healthcare System, University of California San Diego, USA
Int J Psychiatry Med 33:141-54. 2003..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of a brief cognitive-behavioral intervention for co-occurring anxiety and depression in primary care patients...
- Brief group alcohol interventions with college students: examining motivational componentsAbigail M McNally
Boston University, Massachusetts 02215, USA
J Drug Educ 33:159-76. 2003..Results suggest that self-norm discrepancy enhancement strategies may be more effective than actual-ideal discrepancy strategies when used with a mixed drinking group...
- Short-term day treatment programmes for patients with personality disorders. What is the optimal composition?Sigmund Karterud
Department for Personality Psychiatry, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
Nord J Psychiatry 58:243-9. 2004....
- Five-year outcomes of a brief alcohol intervention for adult in-patients with psychiatric disordersGary K Hulse
School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, WA, Australia
Addiction 98:1061-8. 2003....
- Pilot randomized controlled trial of a brief alcohol intervention group for adolescentsKylie A Bailey
Centre for Mental Health Studies, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW, Australia
Drug Alcohol Rev 23:157-66. 2004..This pilot study also showed that young people who are identified as being 'at risk' of developing alcohol abuse, and who are also ambivalent about changing drinking behaviours, can be recruited and retained in a treatment programme...
- Defense mechanisms after brief cognitive-behavior group therapy for panic disorder: one-year follow-upElizeth Heldt
Anxiety Disorders Program, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
J Nerv Ment Dis 195:540-3. 2007..359; p = 0.047). These findings are consistent with the hypothesis that defense styles are malleable in short-term treatment and are, at least partially, symptom-state dependent...
- Psychological interventions for major depression in primary care: a meta-analytic review of randomized controlled trialsBiancamaria Bortolotti
Institute of Psychiatry, Bologna University, Viale C Pepoli, 5IT 40123 Bologna, Italy
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 30:293-302. 2008..The present meta-analysis was aimed at assessing currently available evidence on the topic...
- A pilot study comparing motivational interviewing and an educational intervention in patients with schizophrenia and alcohol use disordersDavid A Graeber
New Mexico VA Health Care System and the University of New Mexico Health Science Center, San Pedro SE, Albquerque 87108, USA
Community Ment Health J 39:189-202. 2003..Motivational Interviewing may be a useful treatment intervention for individuals with schizophrenia and alcoholism...
- The effectiveness of psychodynamic therapy and cognitive behavior therapy in the treatment of personality disorders: a meta-analysisFalk Leichsenring
Department of Psychosomatics, University of Gottingen, Germany
Am J Psychiatry 160:1223-32. 2003..The authors conducted a meta-analysis to address the effectiveness of psychodynamic therapy and cognitive behavior therapy in the treatment of personality disorders...
- Short-term psychodynamic psychotherapy for depression: an examination of statistical, clinically significant, and technique-specific changeMark J Hilsenroth
Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies, Adelphi University, 158 Cambridge Ave, Garden City, New York 11530, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 191:349-57. 2003..The present results demonstrate that robust statistical and clinically significant improvement can occur in a naturalistic/hybrid model of outpatient STPP for depression...
- Two levels of intervention in low-income women with depressive symptoms: compliance and programme assessmentM A Lara
Ramon de la Fuente National Institute of Psychiatry, Tlalpan, Mexico, DF
Int J Soc Psychiatry 49:43-57. 2003..This study reports on the evaluation of a brief group intervention for women of limited means with depressive symptoms...
- Brief cognitive behavioural interventions for regular amphetamine users: a step in the right directionAmanda Baker
Centre for Mental Health Studies, University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, New South Wales, Australia
Addiction 100:367-78. 2005....
- Motivational interventions for heavy drinking college students: examining the role of discrepancy-related psychological processesAbigail M McNally
Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Psychol Addict Behav 19:79-87. 2005..These discrepancy processes did not, however, mediate the relationship between condition and outcome. The findings lend some support to the role of discrepancy enhancement in drinking-related behavior change among college students...
- Can the effects of a 1-day CBT psychoeducational workshop on self-confidence be maintained after 2 years? A naturalistic studyJune S L Brown
Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, London, United Kingdom
Depress Anxiety 25:632-40. 2008..The overall results of this naturalistic study indicate that a very brief, intensive, and large-scale intervention can largely maintain its effects for participants with depression over a 2-year period...
- Compliance therapy: an intervention to improve inpatients' attitudes toward treatmentSim Eng Clara Tay
Institute of Mental Health, Woodbridge Hospital, Singapore
J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 45:29-37. 2007..Compliance therapy benefits patients and improves their attitude toward treatment. Psychiatric nurses could be trained in this clinical intervention to enable them to conduct compliance therapy in the hospital or in the community...
- Treatment of acute posttraumatic stress disorder with brief cognitive behavioral therapy: a randomized controlled trialMarit Sijbrandij
Academic Medical Center of the University of Amsterdam, Department of Psychiatry, Center for Psychological Trauma, Tafelbergweg 25, 1105 BC, Amsterdam
Am J Psychiatry 164:82-90. 2007..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of brief cognitive behavioral therapy for patients with acute posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) resulting from various types of psychological trauma...
- The efficacy of various modalities of psychotherapy for personality disorders: a systematic review of the evidence and clinical recommendationsRoel Verheul
Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Int Rev Psychiatry 19:25-38. 2007..It is unknown whether these conclusions also apply to schizoid, antisocial, narcissistic, and histrionic personality disorder...
- Efficacy of counselor vs. computer-delivered intervention with mandated college studentsNancy P Barnett
Brown University, Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Providence, RI 02912, USA
Addict Behav 32:2529-48. 2007..Promoting specific behaviors in the context of in-person brief interventions may be a promising approach to reducing drinking volume among identified at-risk students...
- Which heavy drinking college students benefit from a brief motivational intervention?Kate B Carey
Center for Health and Behavior, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244 2340, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 75:663-9. 2007..As expected, greater self-regulation skills enhanced response to the BMI; the remaining interaction effects were unexpected. Overall, these findings suggest that BMIs produce relatively robust effects...
- Brief motivational intervention and alcohol expectancy challenge with heavy drinking college students: a randomized factorial studyMark D Wood
University of Rhode Island, Department of Psychology, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
Addict Behav 32:2509-28. 2007..BMI effects on alcohol problems were mediated by perceived norms. These findings extend previous research with BMI and AEC but do not support their utility as a combined preventive intervention to reduce collegiate alcohol abuse...
- A controlled trial of brief intervention versus brief advice for at-risk drinking trauma center patientsCarl A Soderstrom
National Center for Trauma and EMS, Department of Epidemiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
J Trauma 62:1102-11; discussion 1111-2. 2007..There is evidence that in trauma patients unaddressed alcohol use problems result in recurrent injury requiring readmission to a trauma center and/or death...
- Are relationship patterns with significant others reenacted with the therapist?: a study of early transference reactionsVeronique Beretta
Research Unit of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, Institute for Psychotherapy, Department of Psychiatry, University of Lausanne, Prilly, Switzerland
J Nerv Ment Dis 195:443-50. 2007..These findings provide some support for the clinical concept of repetition of internalized relational patterns with the therapist very early in psychotherapy. Clinical implications are discussed...
- Comparing individual therapies for personality disordered opioid dependent patientsSamuel A Ball
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, VA CT Healthcare, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
J Pers Disord 21:305-21. 2007..DFST shows initial promise as the first time-limited manual-guided psychotherapeutic approach for the full range of personality disorders encountered in substance abuse patients...
- Do nonspecific factors influence psychotherapy outcome?Anjali Varma
Am J Psychiatry 164:974-5; author reply 975. 2007
- Enhancing brief cognitive-behavioral therapy with motivational enhancement techniques in cocaine usersSherry A McKee
Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 91:97-101. 2007..We investigated the impact of enhancing brief cognitive-behavioral therapy with motivational interviewing techniques for cocaine abuse or dependence, using a focused intervention paradigm...
- An RCT of adherence therapy for people with schizophrenia in Chiang Mai, ThailandSuparpit Maneesakorn
Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
J Clin Nurs 16:1302-12. 2007..The aim of this paper was to evaluate the effectiveness of adherence therapy-a brief intervention based on compliance therapy and motivational interviewing techniques-in a sample of people with schizophrenia in Thailand...
- A group Motivational Interviewing intervention reduces drinking and alcohol-related negative consequences in adjudicated college womenJoseph W LaBrie
Department of Psychology, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA 90045, USA
Addict Behav 32:2549-62. 2007..Further, the intervention appeared to successfully initiate change in the heaviest drinkers, as women who drank at risky levels reduced alcohol consumption to a greater extent than women who drank at moderate levels...
- Integrative time-limited group therapy for bulimia nervosaHelen Riess
Eating Disorders Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA
Int J Group Psychother 52:1-26. 2002..This identification is valuable in directing future treatment, if needed. Pilot data for this approach are presented...
- Cognitive-behavioural therapy for avoidant personality disorderF Leichsenring
Br J Psychiatry 190:80; author reply 80-1. 2007
- Cognitive-behavioural group intervention for PTSD symptoms in children following the Athens 1999 earthquake: a pilot studyIoanna Giannopoulou
NHS Community Mental Health Centre, Peristeri, Greece and Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
Clin Child Psychol Psychiatry 11:543-53. 2006..Despite several limitations to this study, short-term group CBT (cognitive-behavioural therapy) was found to be a useful treatment approach, which can be offered in clinical settings, particularly if resources are limited...
- Group prevention of depression and anxiety symptomsMartin E P Seligman
University of Pennsylvania, 3720 Walnut Street, Solomon Labs, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Behav Res Ther 45:1111-26. 2007..Improved explanatory style was a significant mediator of the prevention effects from pre- to post-workshop for depressive and anxiety symptoms, as well as for improved well being...
- Prevention of depressive symptoms in adolescents: a randomized trial of cognitive-behavioral and interpersonal prevention programsJason L Horowitz
Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 75:693-706. 2007..89 and 0.84, respectively. For the whole sample, sociotropy and achievement orientation moderated the effect of the interventions. Intervention effects were short term and were not maintained at 6-month follow-up...
- Evaluating the FRIENDS program: a cognitive-behavioral group treatment for anxious children and their parentsA L Shortt
Department of Applied Psychology, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia
J Clin Child Psychol 30:525-35. 2001..Parents and children reported high treatment satisfaction. Results suggest that FRIENDS is an effective treatment for clinically anxious children. Limitations of this study and directions for future research are discussed...
- Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a minimal psychological intervention to reduce non-severe depression in chronically ill elderly patients: the design of a randomised controlled trial [ISRCTN92331982]F Lamers
Maastricht University, Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Health Care Studies, Section Medical Sociology, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
BMC Public Health 6:161. 2006..The tailor-made intervention is administered by nurses, who are trained in the principles of cognitive behavioural therapy and self-management...
- A meta-analysis of relapse rates with adjunctive psychological therapies compared to usual psychiatric treatment for bipolar disordersJan Scott
Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London, UK, and Stanley Center for Bipolar Disorders, Hospital Clinic University of Barcelona, IDIBAPS, Spain
Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 10:123-9. 2007....
- Outcomes of an effectiveness trial of cognitive-behavioural intervention by mental health nurses in schizophreniaDouglas Turkington
School of Neurology, Neurosciences and Psychiatry, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Richardson Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4LP
Br J Psychiatry 189:36-40. 2006..Little is known about the medium-term durability of cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) in a community sample of people with schizophrenia...
- Comparison of brief dynamic and cognitive-behavioural therapies in avoidant personality disorderPaul M G Emmelkamp
Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Amsterdam, Roetersstraat 15, 1018 WB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Br J Psychiatry 189:60-4. 2006..There is a paucity of controlled trials examining the effectiveness of individual psychotherapy in personality disorders, especially in patients with cluster C disorders...
- Randomized trial of a brief depression prevention program: an elusive search for a psychosocial placebo control conditionEric Stice
Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, USA
Behav Res Ther 45:863-76. 2007..Findings suggest there may be multiple ways to reduce depressive symptoms in high-risk adolescents, although expectancies, demand characteristics, and attention may have contributed to the observed effects...
- A preventive intervention for pregnant women on public assistance at risk for postpartum depressionCaron Zlotnick
Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA
Am J Psychiatry 163:1443-5. 2006..In this study, the authors examined whether the intervention would reduce the risk of postpartum major depressive disorder in a larger sample of pregnant women...
- Clinical outcome after short-term psychotherapy for adolescents with major depressive disorderB Birmaher
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, PA 15213, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 57:29-36. 2000..However, the long-term impact of brief psychosocial interventions on the course of adolescent depression is not well established...
- Clinical characteristics of older male military veterans seeking treatment for erectile dysfunctionSherry A Beaudreau
Palo Alto VA Health Care System, and Sierra Pacific Mental Research Education and Clinical Centers, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
Int Psychogeriatr 23:155-60. 2011..s.a...
- Efficacy of brief dynamic psychotherapy for children with emotional disordersFilippo Muratori
IRCCS Stella Maris, University of Pisa, Italy
Psychother Psychosom 71:28-38. 2002Child psychiatry has enjoyed a long tradition of using brief psychotherapy with children, but research on its efficacy and effectiveness in the setting of routine clinical care is remarkably sparse; the aim of this study was to evaluate ..
- Dropout from brief psychotherapy in anorexia nervosaS Fassino
Department of Neurosciences, Psychiatry Section, Service for Eating Disorders, Turin University, Turin, Italy
Psychother Psychosom 71:200-6. 2002Dropout from psychotherapy is an important issue that has received little systematic attention. This study investigated the phenomenon of dropout from brief psychotherapy for anorexia nervosa (AN).
- [Predictors of successful psychotherapy referral in a psychotherapy outpatient clinic and subsequent psychotherapeutic outcome]Gerhard Rumpold
Klinik für Medizinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie, Leopold Franzens Universitat, Innsbruck, Austria
Z Psychosom Med Psychother 50:171-89. 2004..Many patients are referred to psychotherapy by outpatient units of psychiatric hospital departments. This study investigates predictors of success and outcome of subsequent psychotherapy in this group of patients...
- Living and dying with dignity: a qualitative study of the views of older people in nursing homesSue Hall
King s College London, Department of Palliative Care, Policy and Rehabilitation, London, UK
Age Ageing 38:411-6. 2009most older people living in nursing homes die there. An empirically based model of dignity has been developed, which forms the basis of a brief psychotherapy to help promote dignity and reduce distress at the end of life.
- Clinical and no-clinical setting specificities in first session short-term psychotherapy psychodrama groupAleksandra Mindoljević Drakulić
University of Zagreb, Faculty of Teacher Education, Zagreb, Croatia
Coll Antropol 35:173-9. 2011..A psychodrama psychotherapist should have good time managing skills and capability to convert the time available into an opportunity for directly boosting the group energy and work on therapeutic alliance...
- Brief Adlerian psychodynamic psychotherapy: theoretical issues and process indicatorsS Fassino
Psichyatry Section, Department of Neuroscience, San Giovanni Battista Hospital, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
Panminerva Med 50:165-75. 2008b>Brief psychotherapy is gaining interest worldwide, because of its good cost/effectiveness ratio and proved efficacy...
- Dropout from brief psychotherapy within a combination treatment in bulimia nervosa: role of personality and angerSecondo Fassino
Department of Neurosciences, Psychiatry Section, Service for Eating Disorders, Turin University, Turin, Italy
Psychother Psychosom 72:203-10. 2003..To explore the personality, psychopathology, and clinical features of bulimic patients who do not complete psychotherapy, within a combined treatment...
- The co-administration of quetiapine or placebo to cognitive-behavior therapy in treatment refractory depression: a preliminary trialYves Chaput
Department of Psychiatry, McGill University Montreal, Quebec, Canada
BMC Psychiatry 8:73. 2008..The aim of this study was to assess the effectiveness of the concomitant administration of quetiapine, an atypical antipsychotic, or placebo, to cognitive-behavior therapy (CBT) in TRD...
- Residual symptoms in depressed patients who successfully respond to short-term psychotherapyJohn S Ogrodniczuk
Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, 2250 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1W6, Canada
J Affect Disord 82:469-73. 2004..The purpose of the present study was to assess residual symptoms of depression among psychiatric outpatients who successfully responded to psychotherapy and determine their association with other important clinical outcomes...
- [Adaptive indication in outpatient psychodynamic short-term psychotherapy. Results of a prospective naturalistic research study]C E Scheidt
Abteilung für Psychosomatik und Psychotherapeutische Medizin, Universitatsklinik Freiburg
Nervenarzt 74:994-1001. 2003..In a former study, it was observed that a substantial proportion of interventions initially designed as brief psychotherapy were changed into long-term therapy...
- Dialectic behavioural therapy has an impact on self-concept clarity and facets of self-esteem in women with borderline personality disorderStefan Roepke
Department of Psychiatry, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany
Clin Psychol Psychother 18:148-58. 2011..Our data provide preliminary evidence that DBT has an impact on several facets of self-esteem and self-concept clarity, and thus on identity disturbance, in women with BPD...
- Cost-effectiveness of improving primary care treatment of late-life depressionWayne J Katon
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, 1959 Pacific Street, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:1313-20. 2005..Depression is a leading cause of functional impairment in elderly individuals and is associated with high medical costs, but there are large gaps in quality of treatment in primary care...
- Interpersonal psychotherapy as augmentation treatment in depressed elderly responding poorly to antidepressant drugs: a case seriesPaolo Scocco
Department of Mental Health, ULSS 12, Venice, Italy
Psychother Psychosom 71:357-61. 2002..This applies in particular to elderly patients. The aim of this work is to assess whether augmentation with interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT) can bring about symptom remission in depressed elderly responding poorly to medication...
- Efficacy of short-term psychotherapy for multiple medically unexplained physical symptoms: a meta-analysisMaria Kleinstäuber
Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Wallstr 3, D 55122 Mainz, Germany
Clin Psychol Rev 31:146-60. 2011..Implications of the results for clinical practice and future research are discussed...
- [Delirious states in elderly persons. Therapeutic modalities]M P Pancrazi
Département de médecine et de gérontologie, CH de Courbevoie Neuilly, 30, av Kilford, 92401 Courbevoie
Presse Med 32:750-5. 2003..THE TWO TREATMENT AXES: The first therapeutic element is non-pharmacological: reassurance or even brief psychotherapy, family counseling and prevention of enhancing, notably environmental, factors...
- Medusa appears: a case study of a narcissistic disturbanceP Bjorklund
Department of Nursing, College of Saint Scholastica, Duluth, MN, USA
Perspect Psychiatr Care 36:86-94. 2000A detailed case study of the brief psychotherapy of a college student with a narcissistic disturbance, discussed through the lens of relational psychoanalytic theory and including a description of important interventions.
- Are psychiatrists cost-effective? An analysis of integrated versus split treatmentM Dewan
Department of Psychiatry, State University of New York Health Sciences Center at Psychiatry, State University of New York Health Sciences Center at Syracuse, 13210, USA
Am J Psychiatry 156:324-6. 1999..Managed care organizations prefer putatively less expensive split treatment, i.e., a psychopharmacologist plus a non-M.D. psychotherapist. In this study the cost of integrated care by a psychiatrist was compared with split care...
- Brief therapy of civil war-related trauma: a case studyS Nieves-Grafals
Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 7:387-98. 2001..A 4-stage treatment process involving specific tools is described, and the case study is used as an illustration. Contraindications for time-limited therapy are also outlined...
- Psychotherapeutic practice in paediatric oncology: four examplesD Oppenheim
Department of Paediatric Oncology, Institut Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, France
Br J Cancer 82:251-4. 2000..These descriptions of brief psychotherapy could help paediatricians to gain a more thorough understanding of the child's experience, to improve ..
- Short-term treatment of a Central American torture survivorD S Munczek
Adult Psychiatry Clinic, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York City 10033, USA
Psychiatry 61:318-29. 1998..Treatment of victims of organized violence is a formidable challenge. Obstacles and advantages of short-term psychotherapy and use of the therapist's emotional reactions to understand survivors' experiences are emphasized...
- Subsyndromal depression in adolescents after a brief psychotherapy trial: course and outcomeD A Brent
Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
J Affect Disord 63:51-8. 2001..Since treatment trials of adolescent MDD often result in subsyndromal depression as the outcome, the long-term course of these youth would be useful to understand...
- Time is of the essence: A selective review of the fall and rise of brief therapy researchDavid A Shapiro
Department ofPsychology, University of Leeds, UK
Psychol Psychother 76:211-35. 2003For compelling reasons of equity and the advance of public health, brief psychotherapy has become the dominant format in both practice and research...
- Improving depression outcomes in older adults with comorbid medical illnessLinda H Harpole
Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27709, USA
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 27:4-12. 2005..Depression is common in older adults and often coexists with multiple chronic diseases, which may complicate its diagnosis and treatment...
- Solution-focused therapy. Counseling model for busy family physiciansG Greenberg
Department of Family Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon
Can Fam Physician 47:2289-95. 2001..To provide family doctors in busy office practices with a model for counseling compatible with patient-centred medicine, including the techniques, strategies, and questions necessary for implementation...
- The process of change in brief psychotherapy: effects of psychodynamic and cognitive-behavioral prototypesFernanda Barcellos Serralta
Department of Psychiatry, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Psychother Res 20:564-75. 2010..In addition, specific client symptoms influenced whether the therapist adhered to prototypical PDT or CBT behaviors...
- [On evaluation of psychotherapy in Alzheimer's disease]Pierre Charazac
Département de gérontopsychiatrie Rive Gauche, Centre Hospitalier Saint Jean de Dieu, Lyon
Psychol Neuropsychiatr Vieil 4:275-80. 2006After the recent issue of a randomised controlled trial on brief psychotherapy in Alzheimer's disease, we discuss the ANAES's recent report on non pharmacological intervention in this disease...
- [Brief psychotherapy of persons who have attempted suicide]Nils Holmberg
Järvenpään sosiaalisairaala, Haarajoki
Duodecim 126:781-7. 2010..Application of measures supporting survival, adoption of problem-solving skills and a functional contact with a social support network will decrease the likelihood of self-destructive actions...
- Volunteer client attachment moderates the relationship between trainee therapist attachment and therapist interventionsVera Romano
Educational and Counseling Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Psychother Res 19:666-76. 2009..Specifically, avoidantly attached therapists intervened with more directive interventions when clients were high in attachment avoidance...
- A framework to improve the quality of treatment for depression in primary careThomas W Croghan
Mathematica Policy Research, Inc, S W, Washington, DC 20024, USA
Psychiatr Serv 57:623-30. 2006New forms of medication and brief psychotherapy have dramatically changed how depressive disorders have been treated over the past two decades...
- The relationship between clients' conformity to masculine norms and their perceptions of helpful therapist actionsJesse Owen
Education and Counseling Psychology Department, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
J Couns Psychol 57:68-78. 2010..Clients in the Insight and Relationship clusters reported more conformity to masculine norms as compared with clients in the Information cluster. There were no sex differences across clusters...
- Utility of the HIV dementia scale in assessing risk for significant HIV-related cognitive-motor deficits in a high-risk urban adult sampleM A Richardson
Division of Psychiatry, Department of Psychology, Boston University School of Medicine, MA 02215, USA
AIDS Care 17:1013-21. 2005..2 years; 55% African American, 30% Caucasian) recruited for a study of the impact of brief psychotherapy on adherence to medications and medical appointments, relapse prevention, and/or enhancement of mental ..
- What we can learn from shamanic healing: brief psychotherapy with Latino immigrant clientsMarlene Dobkin de Rios
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
Am J Public Health 92:1576-8. 2002....
- Stage of change as a predictor of response to psychotherapy for bulimia nervosaS L Wolk
Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
Int J Eat Disord 30:96-100. 2001This study was designed to test the hypotheses that stage of change is a useful predictor of dropout and that it is related to treatment outcome in patients receiving brief psychotherapy for bulimia nervosa.
- [An adolescent patient with functional cardiovascular syndrome--treatment with short-term psychotherapy]M Riccabona
Arbeitsgruppe für Pädiatrische Psychosomatik und Pädiatrische Psychotherapie, Universitäts Kinderklinik Graz, Osterreich
Padiatr Padol 28:137-9. 1993..This case shows a positive outcome of a multimodal, symptom focused, short time psychotherapy as being sufficient in the treatment of a child with somatisation disorder, due to the high flexibility of the developing personality...
- Preventing postnatal depression: a review of research findingsJohn S Ogrodniczuk
Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6T 1W6, Canada
Harv Rev Psychiatry 11:291-307. 2003..There are also some data that support the efficacy of brief psychotherapy in primary prevention...
- [Effectiveness of out-patient systemic therapy--a multicenter study in the German speaking part of Switzerland]Hugo Stephan Grünwald
Hochschule für Angewandte Psychologie HAP, Zurich, Switzerland
Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 53:326-33. 2003..With an average duration of 10 appointments over 40 weeks these treatments can be judged as brief psychotherapy. Good results have been achieved within this short period of treatment...
- An integrated approach to the formulation and psychotherapy of medically unexplained symptoms: meaning- and attachment-based interventionRobert Maunder
Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Am J Psychother 58:17-33. 2004..treatment recommendations that follow from this formulation are described in the form of a brief psychotherapy, involving semi-structured weekly sessions and narrative-writing homework that explores attachment and ..
- Alliance patterns over the course of short-term dynamic psychotherapy: the shape of productive relationshipsUeli Kramer
Department of Psychiatry CHUV, Institute for Psychotherapy, Bâtiment des Cèdres, Site de Cery, CH 1008 Prilly Lausanne, Switzerland
Psychother Res 19:699-706. 2009..over the course of psychotherapy has already been studied in several process-outcome studies on very brief psychotherapy. The present study applies the shape-of-change methodology to short-term dynamic psychotherapies and ..
- Assessing change in short-term therapy for depression using ESMKari M Eddington; Fiscal Year: 2011..This project will lead to a more comprehensive understanding of how therapy affects patients'everyday functioning, and it has direct relevance for improving treatment outcomes. ..
- Reducing Disparities and Improving Care for Depression in OB-GYN ClinicsWayne J Katon; Fiscal Year: 2013..engagement;and (iii) depression care management (with antidepressant monitoring and/or provision of brief psychotherapy)...
- Psychosocial/Behavioral Intervention in Post-Stroke Depression (PSD)Pamela H Mitchell; Fiscal Year: 2013..stroke and who are clinically depressed will be randomized into a pleasant events/problem-solving brief psychotherapy in person (n=75) or by telephone (n=75) or into a usual care control group (N=75)...
- ROLE LOSS, DEPRESSION, AND DREAMINGRosalind Cartwright; Fiscal Year: 1980..These groups will be tested to discover which program is more efficient in reducing depression and accomplishing the identity change...
- Improving Hispanic Retention in Antidepressant TherapyRoberto Lewis Fernandez; Fiscal Year: 2003..Motivational Interviewing (MI) is an effective brief psychotherapy that has improved retention among patients with dually diagnosed depression and substance abuse by ..
- BRIEF PSYCHOTHERAPY TRAINING IN MANAGED CARE PROGRAMSStephen Soldz; Fiscal Year: 1991..Thus, brief psychotherapy is emerging as a very important method of treatment...
- ANTEPARTUM DEPRESSION, INTERPERSONAL THERAPY, SLEEP EEGSMargaret Spinelli; Fiscal Year: 1999..Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT), a brief psychotherapy shown to be effective in clinical trials, decreases nonpsychotic depressive symptoms...
- Alcohol Clinical Training (ACT) ProjectRichard Saitz; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- HOSPITAL-BASED BRIEF INTERVENTION FOR ALCOHOL PROBLEMSRichard Saitz; Fiscal Year: 2004..If the intervention is effective, these findings could lead to broader implementation of brief intervention for alcohol problems in an accessible high-risk population, hospitalized patients. ..
- Screening & Brief Intervention of Problem Drinking WomenGrace Chang; Fiscal Year: 2007..This proposed targeted study of women responds to PA-02-168, which seeks research on screening and interventions in medical settings, and builds upon our previous research on brief interventions for pregnant women. ..
- AN ENHANCED BRIEF INTERVENTION FOR PRENATAL ALCOHOL USEGrace Chang; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- Involving Parents in Adolescent Drug Abuse TreatmentMichael Robbins; Fiscal Year: 2003..HLM analyses will enable a comparison of differences in the trajectories of therapeutic processes between Dropouts and Completers. ..
- Female Anti-Problem Drinking Group & Campus InitiativesJoseph LaBrie; Fiscal Year: 2006..Campus awareness will increase and campus culture will be changed. Evaluation/analysis plan is included. ..
- Persistence and Desistence in Heavy Drinking and ViolenceHelene R White; Fiscal Year: 2010..Within a 2-year period, we will be able to make a significant contribution to the scholarly literature and provide data to be used in the development of targeted pre,vention programs. ..
- THERAPY DEVELOPMENT FOR MENTALLY ILL DRUG ABUSERSKate Carey; Fiscal Year: 2003..This award would allow the applicant protected time (teaching relief and summer support) to continue to develop her research on the treatment of substance abuse among the severely mentally ill. ..
- Multiple Behavior SBIRT Model of Drug Abuse Among Emerging Adults in Primary CareChudley E Werch; Fiscal Year: 2010..Project ..
- Borderline Adolescent Family Therapy TrialDaniel Santisteban; Fiscal Year: 2008..Longitudinal data analysis (growth curve modeling) and Clinical Significance v/ill be used to test study hypotheses. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Brief Positive Image Communications for AdolescentsChudley Werch; Fiscal Year: 2006..This study will also test the effects of re-interventions for enhancing outcomes over time. ..
- A Selective Prevention Program for High School SeniorsChudley Werch; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Behavioral Family Counseling: A Tx Development ProjectTIMOTHY O FARRELL; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- RURAL FAMILY AND COMMUNITY DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION PROJECTRichard Spoth; Fiscal Year: 2001..Planned modeling of intervention-related change mechanisms will include multisample structural equation and latent growth curve models of interrelationships among targeted parenting and child outcomes. ..
- Treatment of Adolescents with Anorexia NervosaJames Lock; Fiscal Year: 2008..Primary outcome will be weight change. Secondary outcomes will be changes in weight and shape concerns as measured by the Eating Disorder Examination. ..
- RURAL FAMILY AND COMMUNITY DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION PROJECTRichard Spoth; Fiscal Year: 2007..MSEM and LGCM, along with Latent Transition Analyses, also will be used to examine developmental etiology and adolescent substance use effects on outcomes at the young adult developmental phases. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Naturalistic Influences on Alcohol Problems in CollegeNancy Barnett; Fiscal Year: 2007..Resulting knowledge should inform preventive interventions. ..
- Psychotherapy for Depressed Primary Care PatientsLISA UEBELACKER; Fiscal Year: 2008..These data will be used to estimate an effect size, which in turn will be used to justify an R01 application for a full-scale clinical trial. ..
- Domestic Violence Among Female Alcoholics in TreatmentTIMOTHY O FARRELL; Fiscal Year: 2006..This project will provide clinically important and policy-relevant information about whether treatment for female alcoholics is associated with meaningful reductions in the risk of their violent victimization. ..
- Environmental Methods for Reducing Collegiate DrinkingMark Wood; Fiscal Year: 2008..The dual long-term objectives of this research are to provide college administrators with an enhanced armamentarium for reducing collegiate alcohol abuse while furthering the science of prevention. ..
- Brief Integrative Alcohol Interventions for AdolescentsChudley E Werch; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- PREVENTING HOSPITALIZATION FOR ANOREXIA NERVOSAJames Lock; Fiscal Year: 2002..He will also participate in seminars and tutorials with identified educational consultants in areas related to his planned research. ..
- DOMESTIC VIOLENCE OUTCOMES FOR BEHAVIORAL COUPLE THERAPYTIMOTHY O FARRELL; Fiscal Year: 2002..This objectives aims (1) to extend our initial pilot study findings to female alcoholic patients and (2) to explore explanatory models for domestic violence before and after BCT among female alcoholic patients. ..
- MOTIVATIONAL INTERVIEWS FOR MANDATED ETOH EDUCATIONNancy Barnett; Fiscal Year: 2003..The development of effective interventions for young adults who are engaging in harmful drinking should reduce the chronicity of alcohol-related problems and injuries in this population. ..
- Stepped Care for Mandated College StudentsBrian Borsari; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..
- Age-Related Services & Outcomes After DUI InterventionsFrederic Blow; Fiscal Year: 2009..This study will provide critical new knowledge regarding the age-related similarities and differences of adults in younger- to mid- to later-life at one of the important junctures in the intervention and treatment engagement process. ..
- Treating Depressed Mothers in a Community ClinicHolly Swartz; Fiscal Year: 2006..The skills, training, and pilot data obtained from this award will subsequently support the Candidate's development of an R01 application in Years 03-05 of the award period. ..
- Treatment Effectiveness for Anxiety and DepressionAriel Lang; Fiscal Year: 2006..The second phase of research will involve pilot studies and preparation of a research project grant (RO1) application to test the generalizability of this intervention to community settings with administration by non-expert clinicians. ..
- Delphi Evaluation of Alcohol Advertising CodesThomas Babor; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..
- PREVENTION OF ALCOHOL ABUSE AMONG COLLEGE STUDENTSMark Wood; Fiscal Year: 2002..More effective interventions would result in fewer injuries from acute intoxication and lessen the risk for the development of alcoholism as a result of chronic alcohol abuse. ..
- Sex-Specific Pathways Linking Stress and Drug AbuseRajita Sinha; Fiscal Year: 2008..Such an understanding will have important implications for the development of gender-specific treatments for cocaine dependence that will ultimately improve the health of cocaine-addicted women and their families. ..
- Behavioral Couples Therapy for Women Alcoholic PatientsTIMOTHY O FARRELL; Fiscal Year: 2008..We will explore possible improvements in children's functioning after their parents receive BCT and potential mediators and moderators of outcome. ..
- Services Interventions for Injured ED Problem DrinkersFrederic Blow; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- DEVELOPING A CULTURALLY ROOTED ADOLESCENT FAMILY THERAPYDaniel Santisteban; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Brief Interventions for nicotine and cannabis useThomas Babor; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Aftercare for Adolescents with Substance Use DisordersYifrah Kaminer; Fiscal Year: 2006..This award will allow the applicant protected time to pursue quality mentoring of future clinical investigators while conducting clinical research that will optimize long-term scientific contributions of both the mentor and trainees. ..
- Effectiveness of Psychological Treatment for BEDG Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2006..This study promises to not only clarify the most efficacious overall treatment for individuals with BED, but also to identify sub-groups for whom specific treatments are indicated. ..
- Tailored Youth Drug Intervention in Primary CareFrederic Blow; Fiscal Year: 2009..g., STD/HIV risk behaviors). This project will provide the critical first step toward the implementation of tailored marijuana prevention and intervention in primary care clinics. ..
- PROGRAMMATIC RESEARCH ON FAMILIES AND ADDICTIONTIMOTHY O FARRELL; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Family Check-Up for Depression PreventionLISA UEBELACKER; Fiscal Year: 2007..Secondary outcome variables include incidence of major depressive episodes and change in family functioning. The purpose of Phase 2 is to gain an estimate of effect size for a larger randomized controlled trial. ..
- Lofexidine to Prevent Stress-Related Opiate RelapseRajita Sinha; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Opioid Patients: Behavioral Family Counseling and NaltrexoneTIMOTHY JAMES O apos FARRELL; Fiscal Year: 2010..Outcome data will be collected from patients and family member collaterals during treatment, immediately posttreatment, and at quarterly follow-ups for 12 months after treatment. ..
- Services Interventions for Injured ED Substance AbusersFrederic Blow; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Evaluating industry codes governing malt liquor adsThomas Babor; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- MAINTENANCE OF TREATMENT GAINS IN ADOLESCENTS WITH ARDYifrah Kaminer; Fiscal Year: 2005..e., frequency, quantity) of relapse and related negative consequences, and improve overall functioning of the participants. ..
- Psychotherapy Enhancement for TC RetentionSamuel Ball; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- TAILORED ALCOHOL MESSAGES IN THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENTFrederic Blow; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Evaluating Alcohol Brief Intervention ImplementationThomas Babor; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- ANTIDEPRESSANT TREATMENT TO REDUCE HIV RISK AMONG IDUSMichael Stein; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- Adapting to HIV Disease--A Family InterventionMichael Stein; Fiscal Year: 2004..Given the significance of families in the AIDS epidemic, it is important to study as well as support families and patients to optimize care of those affected by HIV disease. ..
- Cognitive Remediation Therapy for Anorexia NervosaJames Lock; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Brief Intervention for Drug Abuse Using the WHO ASSISTThomas Babor; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- Societal & Patient Utilities for Drug ProblemsKevin Kraemer; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..